Saumur facts for kids
|Region||Pays de la Loire|
|Elevation||20–95 m (66–312 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 ft*)
|Land area1||66.35 km2 (25.62 sq mi)|
|- Density||415/km2 (1,070/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||49328/ 49400|
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
|2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.|
The historic town is located between the Loire and Thouet rivers, and is surrounded by the vineyards of Saumur itself, Chinon, Bourgueil, Coteaux du Layon, etc. which produce some of France's finest wines.
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